| Sep 5, 2015
Strong surf and rip currents at local beaches are expected over Labor Day weekend as crowds flock to the sand to celebrate the end of summer.
The National Weather Service issued a beach hazard advisory Friday in preparation for a southwest swell,...
| Aug 21, 2015
| 1:50 PM
A 200-yard stretch of Newport and Huntington beaches reopened to swimmers Friday morning after a reported shark encounter that forced beachgoers out of the water the day before.
Authorities closed the water from Newland Street in Huntington Beach to...
| Jul 10, 2015
| 2:35 PM
Marine officials banned swimming and surfing in the waters off Huntington Beach on Friday morning after a shark exhibited “aggressive behavior” and bumped a surfer.
It marked the first time the Huntington Fire Department’s Marine...
| May 20, 2015
| 6:05 PM
More than a dozen juvenile great white sharks were spotted Tuesday night in the waters off Sunset Beach in Huntington Beach, police said.
A helicopter with the Huntington Beach Police Department spotted 13 6- to 10-foot sharks feeding in the water about...
| May 22, 2015
| 3:19 PM
Lifeguards and marine researchers tagged seven great white sharks Friday after more than a dozen were seen swimming and feeding in the ocean off Sunset Beach in Huntington Beach this week.
Escorted by Huntington Beach marine safety officials,...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 9:33 PM
Massive waves from Tropical Storm Marie could contribute to dangerous conditions on local beaches, even after swells dissipate.
Stronger-than-normal rip currents caused by storm conditions will likely be present at local beaches for the next two weeks,...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 9:58 AM
There are many races, and even workout sessions, that Matt McElroy has learned from. But there was one, back in December 2009 that sticks out and provided him with a great deal of confidence. And, he didn't even win.
McElroy, a former standout runner...